Srinagar: PELE of KASHMIR League cum Knockout Football Tournament 2021 kick started at Edigah Play field on 4-10-21 . Total 20 Clubs of Super Division are participating in this Tournament. The Tournament will be held in two stages. In the Ist stage 12 teams will compete in a league format divided in Four Groups.
The four top teams of all the groups will join another eight top Super Division Clubs and these 12 teams will play on knockout basis. The Ist match of the Tournament was played on 4the Oct 2021 between Kashmir United FC & Rangreth FC in which Kashmir united FC defeated Rangrath Fc by 4:1. This Tournament is being held in the Memory of late Farooq Ahmad Bhat, a Veteran Footballer of erstwhile J&K State & is being held in Downtown Idgah Play field.
The Tournament is being organized by Player Welfare Forum Iddgah in collaboration with J&K Football Association. Fayaz Ahmad Sofi , President DFA Srinagar was the Chief Guest on the Occasion and was accompanied by Mohammad Iqbal, Asst Organizing Secretary DAF Srinagar. Among others who were present on the Occasion where Mr/s. Abdul Hameed Shall, Abdul Hameed Makaya, Ghulam Ahmad Kumar, Nazir Ahmad Dalal, Farooq Ahmad Bolla, Mushtaq Ahmad Kanth, Lateef Ahmad and others .